Ask A Biologist – Karla Moeller

By Leigh Cassell

Global EDU Student Chat ( @GlobalEdSsChat) is a student-led Twitter Chat that connects K-12 students around the world to discuss topics related to character education, social justice, and citizenship. #GlobalEdSsChat creates opportunities for students to network with others, gain perspective, build relationships with new learning partners in a literacy-rich learning environment, experience social media as a powerful platform for learning, and establish a positive digital footprint.

Ask A Biologist began in 1997 in the School of Life Sciences as a biology learning resource tool for students, teachers, parents, and life-long learners. The site has had more than 50 million visits since its inception. Its pages have been translated into 12 different languages, and the community of volunteer science experts who answer questions include many from around the globe. Learn more from Karla Moeller and how Ask a Biologist is contributing to student learning at Digital Human Library.